Socio-economic statistics for Pont-Ystrad, Denbighshire

Socio-economic statistics for Pont-Ystrad, Denbighshire
Socio-economic statistics for Pont-Ystrad, Denbighshire

Socio-economic statistics for Pont-Ystrad, Denbighshire

Statistics

If you are thinking of moving to Pont-Ystrad or just want to know a what the area is like, the statistics on this page should give you a good introduction. They cover a range of socio-economic factors so you can compare Pont-Ystrad to figures for Denbighshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Pont-Ystrad is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Pont-Ystrad Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Pont-Ystrad and are from the UK Census of 2011.

QualificationDenbighshireWales
No Qualifications25.4%25.9%
Level 114%13.3%
Level 216.8%15.7%
Apprenticeship3.8%3.9%
Level 311.4%12.3%
Level 424.2%24.5%
Other4.3%4.3%

Pont-Ystrad Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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TenureDenbighshireWales
Owned36.8%35.4%
Mortgage31.7%32%
Shared0.7%0.3%
Social Rented (Council)8.1%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5%6.6%
Private Rented14.3%12.7%
Other1.6%1.5%
Rent Free1.8%1.6%

Pont-Ystrad General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Pont-Ystrad. The percentage of residents in Pont-Ystrad rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthDenbighshireWales
Very Good46.61%46.64%
Good31.39%31.12%
Fair14.69%14.62%
Bad5.70%5.82%
Very Bad1.61%1.81%

Pont-Ystrad Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Pont-Ystrad are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Pont-Ystrad has a higher level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a lower rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does not have a significant immigrant population.

CountryDenbighshireWales
United Kingdom95.9%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.4%
Other EU Countries1.2%1.8%
Outside the EU2.4%3.3%

Pont-Ystrad Social Grade & Occcupation Statistics

Social grade is a classification based on occupation and it enables a household and all its members to be classified according to the job of the main income earner.

GradeDenbighshireWales
AB17.78%17.93%
C127.77%29.31%
C225.24%23.06%
DE29.21%29.69%

Pont-Ystrad Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Pont-Ystrad as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Pont-Ystrad is also older than the average, making Pont-Ystrad a older persons location.

AgeDenbighshireWales
Age 0 to 45.7%5.8%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.3%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 174%3.7%
Age 18 to 248%9.7%
Age 25 to 294.8%6.1%
Age 30 to 4417.4%18.6%
Age 45 to 5920.4%19.9%
Age 60 to 647.6%6.7%
Age 65 to 7411.3%9.8%
Age 75 to 847%6.1%
Age 85 and over2.8%2.4%
Mean Age42.440.6
Median Age4441

Pont-Ystrad Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment figures as a percentage of the working population and has no further plans to do so. They do however publish the number of Universal Credit claimants in every local district council. We have taken the LDC that includes Pont-Ystrad and compared it to the nearest councils. Please be aware that Universal Credit is a in and out of work benefit. Therefore these figures are an indicator of BOTH unemployment and underemployment. Pont-Ystrad is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.Pont-Ystrad is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Pont-Ystrad are dated . They are the last published statistics of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.

BenefitDenbighshireWales
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.5%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.1%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)18.7%17.4%


Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.

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